Developer Evangelist

  • San Francisco, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

We believe the economy is better when everyone has access. When everyone has room to grow. No one should be left out because the cost is too great or the technology too complex. We started with a little white credit card reader but haven’t stopped there. We’re empowering the independent electrician to send invoices, setting up the favorite food truck with a delivery option, helping the ice cream shop pay its employees, and giving the burgeoning coffee chain capital for a second, third, and fourth location. We’re here to help sellers of all sizes start, run, and grow their business—and helping them grow their business is good business for everyone.

Job Description

Square took a simple, revolutionary idea that everybody should be able to take credit cards for payments and change how commerce is done. We continue to open Squares commerce platform for any developer to build solutions leveraging payments and Square merchant accounts. Were looking for a Developer Evangelist thats passionate about ensuring developers can successfully build solutions on Squares platform. Were aggressively growing the Square developer platform team as we expand and engage a broader section of the developer community. Youll help showcase the platforms capabilities through content and presentations at events locally and abroad. Our developer evangelists also play a crucial role of representing the voice of external developers internally and bringing their feedback into our current and upcoming product offerings. Come grow the Square developer community!

You will:

  • Build and grow the Square Developer Community

  • Write and drive high quality technical content that helps developers get started more quickly and easily

  • Be the voice of Square in public forums and external events for developers building on Square's commerce platform

  • Work cross-functionally with our product teams, many other engineering teams, and partner developers in the design and delivery of Squares global developer platform


You have:

  • Passion for developers and an innate desire for good developer experiences

  • Experience building and engaging communities

  • Have previously delivered high quality code samples and documentation that others use to successfully onboard and build

  • Track record of pursuing self directed side projects, research, or open source projects

  • Great communication and writing skills

Additional Information

At Square, our purpose is to empower – within and outside of our walls. In order to build the best tools for the businesses and customers we support all over the world, we have to start at home with a workforce as diverse and empowered as our sellers. To this end, we take great care to evaluate all employees and job applicants equally, based on merit, competence, and qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply and always consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. Applicants in need of special assistance or accommodation during the interview process or in accessing our website may contact us by sending an email to assistance(at) We will treat your request as confidentially as possible. In your email, please include your name and preferred method of contact, and we will respond as soon as possible.